Department of Numbers

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida Job Growth

There were 307,500 jobs in North Port, Florida in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 354,824 employed persons for the month. North Port added 500 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 260 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare North Port job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 307,500 +500 +7,600
CPS 354,824 -260 +9,759

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

North Port, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for North Port as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for North Port, Florida

CES employment for North Port in April 2018 is at a new high of 307,500.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 355,167 for North Port in February 2018. 343 jobs have been lost in North Port since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

North Port, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 307,500 500 354,824 -260
March 2018 307,000 1,100 355,084 -83
February 2018 305,900 1,400 355,167 3,287
January 2018 304,500 900 351,880 1,448
December 2017 303,600 300 350,432 227
November 2017 303,300 3,100 350,205 392
October 2017 300,200 3,300 349,813 657
September 2017 296,900 -6,500 349,156 1,018
August 2017 303,400 1,100 348,138 1,223
July 2017 302,300 900 346,915 1,248
June 2017 301,400 1,000 345,667 743
May 2017 300,400 500 344,924 -141